It’s October already! How did September come to an end so soon? It’s been lovely seeing new life and growth in the gardens arund here! It’s a bit later than usual but it’s time for a Taking Stock post for September!
Making: Lists of plans and to do’s!
Cooking: Lots of lunchtime salads and dinners!
Drinking: Coffee and water
Reading: Lots of blog posts. Still haven’t found time for reading books but hopefully in December when we go away to Burleigh Heads.
Wanting: More money
Looking: Forward to next weekend’s whale watching getaway at Hervey Bay
Playing: Music again – I’ve missed it
Deciding: On what desk I would like to replace my current one with
Wishing: The world would come up with a compassionate and caring solution for asylum seekers. I can’t bare what I’ve been seeing in the news!
Enjoying: Listening to music
Waiting: To win the Lotto! It should be any day now! 😉
Liking: Seeing the garden grow and flourish again
Wondering: What I should put on my wishlist for Christmas?
Loving: My happy place
Pondering: Christmas presents! OMG it is October already and Christmas is not far away!
Considering: Changing my blog’s logo and header. I don’t like it anymore. It’s too girly!
Buying: Not much really except food!
Watching: Amongst other things, The Bachelor and now The Bachelorette!
Hoping: That everyone I love is and remains safe and happy
Marvelling: At the courage of a dear friend
Cringing: At some of the hairstyles I’ve had over the years
Needing: Friends who know and understand me, yet still stick around. I am blessed to have some.
Questioning: Why bad things happen to good people
Smelling: Still can’t smell! Should I remove this prompt for future months?
Wearing: Cooler clothes now that it is warming up!
Following: My instincts very closely lately
Noticing: I’m feeling happier these days. Hooray for that!
Knowing: That everything happens for a reason
Thinking: A lot about everything
Admiring: Those that are braver than me
Sorting: Out odd socks – story of my life!
Getting: Anxious about my daughter going overseas in January
Bookmarking: Not much lately – too much to catch up on as it is
Coveting: A particular camera lens I want but cannot afford
Disliking: Some very sad news from a friend recently
Opening: Some beautiful thoughtful mail from friends
Giggling: At some of the funniest videos I’ve seen for a while in my Facebook feed
Feeling: Grateful, uplifted and humbled by the all the gorgeous bloggers who contributed guest posts over the last month!
Snacking: On nuts and seeds when I’m being good and biscuits when I’m being bad
Helping: Myself and those I care about
Hearing: Peace and quiet is music to my ears
Well that’s a wrap for September 2015! Spring is supposed to be until the end of November. I do hope that is the case this year because I am not ready for a hot, humid Brisbane summer just yet – but I know there are many of you who cannot wait! 😉
Ciao for now,
Linking up with Essentially Jess for #IBOT